Thunder Bay drag queens read to kids, hoping to teach them about inclusion and self love

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Inclusion, self love and being yourself no matter what, are the key themes being discussed at the Thunder Bay library this weekend. For the first time ever, two local drag queens are reading to children age 3 to 8 in hopes of breaking stereotypes and reducing bullying John Forget, also known as Lady Fantasia LaPremiere, is one of the readers at the event He says events like this will teach kids about accepting other people as they are and the importance of having kindness He spoke to the CBC's Christina Jung about the types of stories that will be read and why he believes this type of event should happen more often.

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